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Thrustmaster F-16C Viper HOTAS Add-On Grip gets release date

Amazon has put up a listing for the Thrustmaster F-16C Viper HOTAS Add-On Grip, revealing a release date. According to the product page, the PC gaming accessory will be coming out on Feb. 28, 2019, in the U.S. region. Also available on the same day is the compatible HOTAS Magnetic Base. If you are interested, you can pre-order both with the following links:

You can also check out Amazon’s product images (more photos can be found in the aforementioned listings) and features list for the two below:

  • Life-size (1:1 scale) replica of the real F-16C Viper flight stick.
  • 100% metal design incorporating durable, industrial-grade materials for an authentic feel and maximum product lifespan.
  • 19 action buttons in total, plus one 8-way “point of view” hat switch.
  • Native integration in the game DCS via the dedicated DCS: F-16C Viper module (game and module sold separately), and compatible in all other flight simulation games.
  • Compatible with three joystick bases in Thrustmaster’s flight simulation ecosystem: HOTAS Cougar*, HOTAS Warthog and HOTAS Magnetic Base (all sold separately; * button 19 is inactive on the HOTAS Cougar).

  • Detachable metal plate for desk or cockpit-style use, featuring a special 10th anniversary logo.
  • H.E.A.R.T (Hall Effect AccuRate Technology) system: 3D (Hall Effect) magnetic sensors, for surgical precision that won’t decrease over time.
  • Compatible with all flight simulation games.
  • Compatible with the HOTAS Cougar, HOTAS Warthog, F-16C Viper and F/A-18C Hornet flight stick grips from Thrustmaster (sold separately).